The hosted network couldn’t be started” error may occur when you phối up WiFi hotspot via commvà prompt. The issue is very likely due khổng lồ your WiFi network adapter. But no worry! We’ve sầu got the answer for you. In this post, we will be showing you the tried-and-true methods to lớn fix“The hosted network couldn’t be started” error on Windows 10. Read along please.

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Try these fixes:

Method 1. EnableMicrosoft Hosted Network Virtual Adapter

1)Press Windows key + X key together to lớn open quick-access thực đơn.Click Device Manager lớn open it.


2)Cliông chồng View icon và tick on Show hidden devices.


3)Find & expvà Network adapters dialog.Then right-click on Microsoft Hosted Network Virtual Adapter lớn choose Enable device.


4)Now phối your WiFi hotspot again lớn see if the error has been fixed.

Method 2. Chechồng your wireless network adapter

1)Follow step 1 in Method 1 lớn open Device Manager.

2)Find và expvà Network adapters dialog.Then right-cliông chồng on your wireless network adapter lớn choose Properties.


3)View on nguồn Management pane.Make sure Allow the comoputer to lớn turn off this device khổng lồ save sầu power is unchecked and click OK to save sầu settings.


If unluckily, neither method 1 nor method 2 helps you fix the error, it’s advise that update your WiFi driver with Method 3.

Method 3. Update your WiFi driver

It is very important to update your WiFi drivers, because the wrong or outdated drivers may cause problems.

There are two ways you can update your driver: manually và automatically (Recommend).

Option 1 – Manually

1) Follow step 1 in Method 1 to lớn open Device Manager.

2) Find & expand the Network adapters. Right-click on your wireless network adapter in Device Manager.Then choose Update driver.


3) Click Search automatically for updated driver software.


Now Microsoft will detect the update for you automatically.

However, for some reason, Microsoft cannot always find the update for you. If you receive the message: The best driver software for your device is already installed, please try the next method lớn update the driver.

Option 2 – Automatically

This is the quickest and easiest option. It’s all done with just a couple of mouse clicks – easy even if you’re a computer newbie.

Driver Easy will automatically recognize your system và find the correct drivers for it. You don’t need to lớn know exactly what system your computer is running, you don’t need to risk downloading và installing the wrong driver, & you don’t need to lớn worry about making a mistake when installing.

You can update your drivers automatically with either theFREEor theProversion of Driver Easy. But with the Pro version it takes just 2 clicks (and you get full tư vấn and a30-day money baông chồng guarantee):

Run Driver Easy và cliông chồng theScan Nowbutton. Driver Easy will then scan your computer và detect any problem drivers.

The Pro version of Driver Easycomes with full technical tư vấn. If you need assistance, please contactDriver Easy’s support teamatsupport

After updating your driver, reboot Windows 10 khổng lồ make the new driver take effect. Set your WiFi hotspot again to lớn see if it works.

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Did you solve sầu the problem? Which method worked for you? Feel không lấy phí to bình luận below khổng lồ nói qua with your own experiences and let me know if you have any question.